Cape Town (Kaapstad, iKapa) was established on fertile soil between sheer mountain walls and two oceans. It is the Mother City and legislative capital of South Africa. This cosmopolitan travel destination is a place of towering skyscrapers and glitzy beaches. You will also find hidden coves on the Atlantic seaboard for laid-back family picnics and seaside barbecue cookouts. Enjoy Cape Town’s Mediterranean climate while exploring the city’s Big Six attractions. Start with Table Mountain, Cape Point Nature Reserve, and Robben Island, a World Heritage Site. Spoil your taste buds at Groot Constantia wine estate, and witness biodiversity in Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden. The Victoria & Albert Waterfront is ideal for winding down after a day of discovery. There’s a world of wonders to see and do in Cape Town, so make your stay fulfilling. Check out the best short-term rentals in Cape Town, South Africa.
Here is a self-catering flat with an open-plan living area. The kitchen and bathroom are stocked with supplies to get you started. You only have to draw the curtains for a great view of sunsets over the Table Mountains from the bedroom. Book this renovated flat for a week or more and enjoy a 15 percent discount. Do note that the property needs to be booked for a minimum of five nights.
Guests can use an off-street gated parking area. You won’t have issues with connectivity here, which makes it ideal for digital nomads working from home. The building has an elevator that will take you to this fourth-floor apartment.
Top guest reviewsbeautiful apartment with the most spectacular view of the mountains and surroundingsthe breathtaking view waking up and the good wifi definitely made my stay reach perfectionthe bed is super comfy and the view is unbeatablewe stayed for almost 3 months and couldn’t have picked a better apartmentawesome human beings to work with and an unbelievable apartmentit was clean comfortable and stylishit’s very clean and well stockedabsolutely clean and a great place to stayi thoroughly enjoyed my stay the apartment is clean light and airyhowever the place is nice and stylish and clean
Host:penny was a great hostpenny is a fantastic hostpenny is a great host and i will definitely returnpenny is a conscientious host and her flat is good value for moneyRead more reviewsgreat location everything you needperfectly located quiet and comfortable apartmentwell equipped flat in a good central locationit’s a great central location to explore the different areas of the cityit’s a good location for newlands cricket ground which is within a short and safe walking distance
This colorful studio in Simon’s Town has a day bed and a queen bed with luxurious bedding. You’ll find the non-slip tiles and walk-in shower in the bathroom very seemly. The kitchen is well equipped, too. Here, amateur bakers can make bread and pastries in the new oven.
The security doors let you enjoy the fresh air and natural light. The enclosed garden contains a pool, adjustable sun loungers, a garden umbrella, and a parking bay. Beyond the pool is a view of the sea. Guests may use the Weber barbecue and move it around. Daily encounters with a friendly miniature schnauzer, King Fritz, will be the highlight of your day.
Please note that the apartment needs to be booked for a minimum of four nights.
Top guest reviewsbeautiful little garden/outdoor area and sea views from the bed as wellsuper comfortable bed linen and pillows fully equipped kitchen with everything you needthe bathroom is modern with a huge shower at gradethe pool was good sized and cleanthe pool was good sized and cleanthe studio is newly built in the house and in top and super clean conditionthe apartment is beautiful furnited super clean and with everything you needgreat apartment very comfortable clean well designed and all facilities are new and work well
Host:karin is a lovely hostthank you karin for being an amazing hostkarin the owner lives on the top floor and is a great hostkarin is a lovely and generous hostkarin was an amazing host and made sure we had everything we neededRead more reviewsperfect area and locationperfect place to stay close to the penguinskarin's place was the perfect location for touring the capethe location is perfect if you like a quite environmenta save neighbourhood makes it perfect to go for lovely walks
The gentle curve of False Bay from the sunny deck will delight occupants of this sparkling clean ground-level apartment. The living area has exposed brick walls and the loft bedroom is on top of curving metal stairs. There is a stable WiFi connection, too, so that you can stay connected. All you need to bring for a romantic interlude in Cape Town are personal belongings as this is a fully stocked property. The property requires a minimum stay of four nights.
You may inquire about the availability of the shared facilities with the middle and upper apartments when booking. Guests must be mindful of quiet time after 10pm.
Top guest reviewsbeautifully appointed space with a range of additional facilities the views are spectacular & the silence is wonderfulabsolutely amazing stay beautiful location unreal view and comfortable placei’d recommend the apartment to anyone looking for somewhere special to stayvery clean tidy cosy and fun accommodationi had a great time the apartment was very clean with a great viewgreat location we loved our stay very clean and host full of attentions
Host:my host has good communication she is patient and helpfulthe host aureol was wonderful and offered lots of great tips and assistance when neededhe is super friendly and very helpful with anythingRead more reviewsgreat location to go to cape point or kalk bay and surrounding areasyou feel very welcome everything is perfect at this location the view the people the location itselfi use airbnb every second week & few have matched the location & special touches of this onewe really loved staying in this beautiful placejust perfect the place to be in simons town
Here is a vacation home in Scarborough that offers a weekly discount for short-term rentals. This charming accommodation is at the end of a rocky path and is separated from the host’s home by a wooden gate. Warmth emanates from the wood-burning fireplace of the living area of this cozy cottage. The sun streams through the windows. You can experience the joy of being with nature in the verandah that overlooks the garden. You can use the fire pit in the garden for cooking as well as the kitchen appliances.
Close the doors and windows when you leave the house to keep visiting baboons from the adjoining nature reserve at bay.
Top guest reviewsthe space is perfect very comfortable and stylish with everything that you need for a beach get awaythe place was beautifully clean and very well equipped with great attention to detail
Host:lovely spot and great hoststhe hosts were wonderful friendly and extremely helpfulgreat hosts and we had an awesome stayit is well equipped and the owners are very helpful and friendlyivan & lisa were very responsive accommodating and welcomingRead more reviewsidyllic little cottage tucked away on ivan and lisa’s property yet only a short walk from a beautiful beachbeautiful little cottage in a great locationvery nice location next to the beach in a small towna lovely cottage with all you need few minutes really pretty walk to beachit really feels like you're out in nature close to the beach
This private loft accommodation features a balcony from where mountains appear to be within reach. Several windows and skylights fill the space with natural light. The stylish interiors are furnished for comfort and function. Aside from cooking essentials, the kitchen is stocked with spices and utensils. The hosts live downstairs and are ready to assist when you call.
These spacious quarters and their views of Kalk Bay will make you want to avail another week of discounted stay. The property is only 50 m (164 ft) from the shore and 5 minutes from the village center on foot.
Top guest reviewscable tv which was a treat and reliable wifia great apartment full of light with outstanding views in all directionsi loved having breakfast at the balcony looking at the mountainsa beautiful loft apartment with the best view everan awesome loft apartment - a room with a view & more spacious comfortable light & airyclean and full of lightthe loft was very clean and well decoratedvery clean and beautifully appointed with with every comfort you could needclean spacious well-appointed; this place has it allthe apartment was nice spotlessly clean and with a comfy bead
Host:mike were very helpful and kindhe accommodated our arrival time and was simply a very relaxed host overallthank you mark for being a great hostvery welcoming host he gave good recommendations for the neighbourhoodmark was an absolutely delightful hostRead more reviewsthis is a fabulous locationhands-down the best location to hq for a holiday in ct central and close to breakfast spots and bakeriesmark's place is in a really great locationperfect location secluded & tucked into the mountainside but walking distance to both kalk bay & fish hoekthe loft is a quick walk to shops and restaurants but far enough away for peace and quiet
Choose this sunny and secure retreat at the foot of the mountain for a dreamy Cape Town holiday. Only birdsong will disturb your peace at this cul-de-sac property. Guests are welcome to use the kitchenette and barbecue amenities. If you are traveling for work, the soothing atmosphere and reliable WiFi will inspire you to clinch deadlines. Guests can book this property for a stay as short as two nights - a week’s stay comes with a discount!
Guests will find an aromatic garden beyond the small shaded deck - the perfect spot to unwind after a busy day. The main house is towards the back of this listing. This modern garden hideaway is within walking distance of the sea.
Top guest reviewsvery neat and very cleani absolutely loved zelda’s place: clean cutely decorated very comfy bed great shower (lovely local soap )the apartment has got everything you need very clean and decorated with lovethe annex is charming quiet and very clean
Host:zelda was a very helpful hostshe is a great host and made us feel very welcome and gave us a lot of recommendationszelda was such a wonderful hosthost was friendly and helpful-thank you very muchzelda is friendly and immediately made us feel welcomedRead more reviewswonderfully cozy location just a short walk to the beacheasy walking distance to muizenburg main hubgreat location few mins walk to surfers cornerperfect location for muizenburg and all its eventsthe location is also great about a 3 minute walk from the beach and town
This renovated apartment with retro feels is steps away from Strand North beach and promenade. The host offers a 10% discount for week-long stays. You can also enjoy a good vintage wine on the balcony while the Hottentots Holland Mountains are in sight.
The bathroom of this minimalist apartment has a free-standing stone tub with shower facilities. This first-floor flat has a foyer, a hall cupboard, and a full kitchen. The hammock in the bedroom is sure to mesmerize. Fiber WiFi is available. If you’d rather read, there is a reading nook with fairy lights on the balcony.
Top guest reviewscomfortable exactly as the photos showthe beds are super comfortable and the home has all the amenities you’d needwe had a lovely stay at kim and petri’s apartmenti also cannot gush enough about the bathroom i loved the shower-tub the mostclean and spacious spaceclean and plenty of roomstunning place clean and tidyit was clean stylish and everything we neededit was spotless and the beds were super comfy
Host:kim is an awesome hostkim & patri are such amazing hosts and they accommodated us at such short noticekim is such a gracious hostgreat stay with a great hostvery friendly and helpful hostsRead more reviewslooks like the pictures and super close to the beachhidden gem? 100% super close to the beach and central to many cafes and restaurantskim’s place is the perfect get awaybeautiful apartment close to the beach… was the perfect getaway thanks so muchvery close to the beach walk there and back had a wonderful time at kim’s place
Your short-term stay in the coastal village of Kommetjie can be spent in a designer space surrounded by indigenous plants. This contemporary space is a five-minute walk from the beach and abuts a nature reserve. You will meet a friendly dog named Bella who calls the property home.
The bathroom deck has glass doors, while the living areas showcase bespoke furniture and local art. Help yourself to the selection of books in the library. Meanwhile, you can expand your menu with the available barbecue and kitchen facilities. Guests may gather growing herbs and use them for cooking.
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen is lovely to cook in and the deck is awesome for chats around the firewe would like to personally convey how we enjoyed the stylish facilities finishing touches and attention to detailthe house was perfectly clean with great linen towels etc
Host:you were a super host and we recommend you without reservationmost wonderful accommodation and hostand sue is a wonderful hostfriendly and generous hostess - always available for questions and assistancethe tranquility of this place paired with a wholesome host is what made my stay all the betterRead more reviewsmagnificent location with beautiful scenery - short walk to the beachaccommodation and location is stunningstunning place hidden away in the costal forest only a quick walk away from the beachclose enough to walk to the beach but with a beautiful bush feeli highly recommend it as a mini break and even a safe place to detox and recharge
Here is a cottage on Marina da Gama that is a suitable stay for people who love sunsets, birdwatching, and surfing. The local surfer’s corner is a few minutes’ drive from the property. This modern stay is the perfect escape offering ready access to paddleboarding and kayaking adventures. The deck, kitchen, dining area, sunroom, and bedrooms are all-modern and equipped for a comfortable stay. Guests here enjoy discounted rates for short-term bookings.
Do note that at this property, guests must be able to manage stairs. There are two stairs to tackle to the living area as well as a few at the water’s edge.
Top guest reviewswell equipped kitchen with lpg good quality stainless steel pots/ovenware crockery and cutlerythe house was so comfortable beyond how it was even describedvery clean and lovely house equipped with everything you needvery clean well taken care of homespacious clean and the most incredible viewthe cottage is clean well equipped safe and perfect for our large family of 6
Host:jessica was an amazing host she has incredible hospitalitythe host jessica was super friendly and kindly assisted me with all my questions from the get goamazing host with an amazing placejessica was a fantastic hostvery helpful with to have laundry facilities and great kitchenRead more reviewsthere is also a playground 2 minutes walk away which is great for young childrenthis is a great place in the best location we would definitely stay here again easilyyou feel the warmth right as you walk injessica's place is a little piece of paradise over the lakesafe secure and quiet
This secure beachfront apartment is furnished to be your home away from home during short-term stays. And it comes with a weekly discount, too! Cooking facilities are on hand, and you also have a washing machine and tumble dryer. If you’d rather eat out, there are restaurants and a mall within walking distance. Dolphin Beach on the West Coast is right across the road. This beach is famous in Cape Town for kite surfing. You can visit nearby beaches for swimming and surfing.
From the balcony, you will have an epic view of the Atlantic Ocean.
Top guest reviews
Host:mel is a super hostcheck-in and checkout were easy and the hosts are very easy to communicate withfantastic hosts my son and i enjoyed our long stayamazing apartment with epic view super helpful host and a lovely stay :)Read more reviewsit's an excellent place for a nice beach side holiday
Enjoy the perfect short-term rental in Cape Town
The port city of Cape Town is a metropolis with a lingering relationship with nature. The city’s network of holiday accommodations close to nature will inspire you to have a short but sweet stay in the stunning Mother City of South Africa.
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